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Cygwin xp 16gb write failed

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  • Windows XP
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a b G Storage
January 29, 2013 2:47:47 PM

Does XP has a limit on file size of 16GB ? I copy Cygwin Rsync very large files and maybe files above 16GB giving an write failed and a stop on the copy
Known issue ?

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a c 82 G Storage
January 29, 2013 9:34:11 PM

Writing to Fat32 volume = 4GB filesize limit

Writing to NTFS volume = filesize limited only by available free disk space.

your hard drive may be faulty so i would test it with the drive maker's diagnostic software:
a b G Storage
January 29, 2013 10:21:01 PM

Thanks for the response it turned out to be a connection problem after restart it went ok even with 33Gb file